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Statement: U.S. officially rejoins the international Paris Agreement

WASHINGTON -- The United States officially rejoined the international Paris Agreement on Friday. The act brings America back into a key accord aimed at reducing planet-warming emissions. 

Environment America had called on Biden to prioritize rejoining the Paris Agreement on his first day in office in the "First Things to Fix" report. The report presented 20 actions for the Biden administration to undertake in early days of office to undo the Trump administration’s rollbacks of environmental laws and protections.

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Fixing the Trump-era rollbacks to the Endangered Species Act | Alex Petersen

Out of the gates, here’s what President Biden did for America’s wildlife.

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The Biden administration can save monarch butterflies | Malia Libby

The butterfly’s plummeting population warrants protection under the Endangered Species Act, and now is the time for action.

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Worth Protecting: Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument | Ellen Montgomery

Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument has been protected for 21 of the last 25 years, it’s time to restore full protection.

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To make sustainable tissue: Look to farms, not forests | Ian Corbet

Our “amber waves of grain” could provide a solution for saving the world’s forests.

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